What’s up with this weather? Last spring was warm and the summer extremely dry. Although this year’s cold snap “appears” to have broken across Wisconsin, temperatures remain below normal, and our mounds of snow are only slowly shrinking.
Don Quintenz practically came out of the womb with a fascination for nature.
“I just loved the wildflowers and the hawks and the birds; and I’m lucky I was brought up with a lot of exposure to nature as a young kids; go outside, I don’t want to see you until dinner time kind of thing,” Quintenz says.
Milwaukee’s ambition to become global water hub took a step forward last week when the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp announced it will pump seed money into the effort. The Water Council – the local trade association that spearheaded the big picture plan - will disperse $50,000 WEDC-funded grants to six water tech startups.